October FY2018

News Releases (in provisional translation)

Oct 31, 2018
November is Eco Driving Month
Oct 31, 2018
November is Product Safety Inspection Month
Oct 31, 2018
Event Titled “Seminar on Global Top Management: Effort for Encouraging Regional Companies to Embark on Global Markets” to be Held
Oct 31, 2018
Summary Report of Comprehensive Assessment concerning Development of Seafloor Polymetallic Sulphides Released
Oct 31, 2018
Opening of Information Collection Website for the Project for Establishing a Public-Private Joint Demonstration Platform for Dementia Sufferers
Oct 30, 2018
ASEAN+3 Ministers on Energy Meeting and East Asia Summit Energy Ministers Meeting Held
Oct 30, 2018
Minister Seko Signs Japan-Germany Joint Declaration of Intent on Economic Policy and Cooperation
Oct 30, 2018
METI Minister Seko Holds Meeting with Mr. Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India
Oct 30, 2018
Interactive Experience-based Fair of Smart Agricultural Technology to be Held
Oct 30, 2018
Survey of Factory Location Trends in the First Half of 2018 (Preliminary Report) (January-June)
Oct 30, 2018
METI Minister Seko Holds Meeting with Mr. Yuriy Petrovich Trutnev, Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian federation
Oct 30, 2018
Japan-India PPH to Start in 2019
Oct 29, 2018
State Minister Seki Attends Ottawa Ministerial on WTO Reform Organized by Canada
Oct 29, 2018
Parliamentary Vice-Minister Takinami Attends IEA Global Conference on Energy Efficiency
Oct 29, 2018
Japan and India Agree on Partnership in the Digital Industry
Oct 29, 2018
Series of Forums on Agriculture-Manufacturing-Logistics Collaboration for Sixth Industrialization to be Held
Oct 29, 2018
Panel Established under the WTO Agreement Regarding the Republic of Korea’s Measure Imposing Anti-dumping Duties on Stainless Steel Bars Originating from Japan
Oct 26, 2018
METI Minister Seko Visits the People’s Republic of China
Oct 26, 2018
The 11th ASEAN-Japan Information Security Policy Meeting Held
Oct 26, 2018
52 MOCs Signed in Line with Convening of First Japan-China Forum on Third Country Business Cooperation
Oct 26, 2018
Announcement of Winners of the FY2018 3Rs (Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle) Awards
Oct 26, 2018
Commendation Ceremony for2018 Factory Greening Award Program Winner to be Held
Oct 25, 2018
FY2017 Amounts of Fluorocarbons Packed in and Recovered from Commercial Air-conditioning and Refrigeration Units Pursuant to the Revised Fluorocarbons Recovery and Destruction Law
Oct 25, 2018
Information on Events and Efforts in October under the Premium Friday Initiative
Oct 24, 2018
METI Starts Big Data Analysis Contest on Tourism Forecasting
Oct 24, 2018
Results of the Regional Economic and Industrial Research (July-September 2018)
Oct 24, 2018
First Japan-China Forum on Third Country Business Cooperation to be Held
Oct 24, 2018
Promulgation and Enforcement of Public Notice relating to Ozone Layer Protection Act
Oct 24, 2018
The 12th Meeting of the Japan-Qatar Joint Economic Committee Held
Oct 23, 2018
Demonstration Test of Autonomous Valet Parking Functions to be Held
Oct 23, 2018
Japan Hosts First Hydrogen Energy Ministerial Meeting
Oct 23, 2018
METI and New Zealand Government Sign Memorandum of Cooperation on Hydrogen
Oct 23, 2018
Progress Made in Regulatory Reform for Individual Enterprises
Oct 23, 2018
Japan-China Forum on Cooperation in Nursing Services Held
Oct 23, 2018
METI to Hold Events to Attract Domestic and Overseas Attention to Made-in-Hokkaido-Products and Tourism
Oct 23, 2018
First Japan-EU High Level Industrial, Trade and Economic Dialogue Held
Oct 23, 2018
Series of Cosmetics Promotion Events Titled “Japan Beauty Week” to be Held
Oct 22, 2018
METI State Minister Isozaki Visits Tianjin, China
Oct 22, 2018
The LNG Producer-Consumer Conference 2018 Held
Oct 22, 2018
New Establishment and Revision of the Japanese Industrial Standards (JIS) (October 2018)
Oct 22, 2018
Trade Remedy Seminar to be Held
Oct 19, 2018
Forecast of Global Supply and Demand Trends for Petrochemical Products (for the period 2009 to 2022)
Oct 19, 2018
Interim Briefing on Outcomes of the “Learning Innovation” Demonstration Projects to be Held
Oct 19, 2018
METI Parliamentary Vice-Minister Ishikawa Visits Italy
Oct 18, 2018
METI to Launch Study Group on Encouraging Japanese Companies to Address International Initiatives on Climate Change
Oct 18, 2018
CEATEC JAPAN 2018 “Connected Industries” Symposium Held
Oct 18, 2018
Three Institutes in India Certified as Members of the Japan-India Institute for Manufacturing
Oct 18, 2018
Winners of the FY2018 METI Minister Award to Recognize Contributions to Traditional Craft Industries Program Selected
Oct 18, 2018
November is Traditional Craft Products Month
Oct 18, 2018
The 31st Tokyo International Film Festival to be Held
Oct 17, 2018
Public-Road Demonstration Tests of System for Driverless Trucks Traveling on Expressways in Caravan with Drivers in the Second and Following Trucks to be Held
Oct 17, 2018
Interim Report of the Study Group on New Mobility Services Brought About by IoT and AI Releases
Oct 17, 2018
"COUNTDOWN SHOWCASE in Kyushu" to be Held
Oct 17, 2018
Eleventh Trilateral Cultural Content Industry Forum to be Held
Oct 17, 2018
The First Japan-EU High Level Industrial, Trade and Economic Dialogue to be Held
Oct 16, 2018
METI Revises Omotenashi Skills Standards
Oct 16, 2018
METI Holds CEATEC JAPAN 2018 “Connected Industries” Conference
Oct 16, 2018
Twenty-fourth Round of Negotiations for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership
Oct 16, 2018
METI Minister Seko Visits the Republic of Singapore
Oct 16, 2018
Release of Videos Showing the Current Status of Fukushima
Oct 15, 2018
The 1st Well Aging Society Summit Asia-Japan Held
Oct 15, 2018
METI to Hold National Forum of Smart Monodzukuri Supporting Organizations
Oct 15, 2018
METI to Hold Robot Revolution and Industrial IoT International Symposium 2018
Oct 12, 2018
METI and MIIT Hold Second Vice-Minister-Level Regular Consultation
Oct 12, 2018
METI Holds Third Meeting of Japan-Viet Nam Joint Committee on Cooperation in Industry, Trade and Energy
Oct 12, 2018
METI Minister Seko Holds Meeting with H.E. Mr. Xie Zhenhua, Special Representative on Climate Change Affairs, the People’s Republic of China
Oct 12, 2018
Announcement of the Winners in the Eighth Robot Awards Program
Oct 12, 2018
October is “3Rs (Reduce, Reuse and Recycle) Promotion Month”!
Oct 11, 2018
METI State Minister Seki Visits the French Republic
Oct 10, 2018
Japan Hold Forum on Proposal for Hosting the 2025 World Exposition
Oct 10, 2018
Sixth Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership Intersessional Ministerial Meeting
Oct 9, 2018
METI to Launch a Study Group on Ideal Approaches to New Electricity Platforms that Take Advantage of Next-Generation Technologies
Oct 9, 2018
METI to Launch a Working Group on Electricity Resilience
Oct 9, 2018
Steel Demand Prospects for the Third Quarter of FY2018 (October-December 2018)
Oct 9, 2018
Minister Seko Holds Meeting with H.E. Mr. Maksim Stanislavovich Oreshkin, Minister of Economic Development and Special Representative for Trade and Economic Cooperation with Japan of Russia
Oct 5, 2018
METI to Hold CEATEC JAPAN 2018 “Connected Industries” Symposium
Oct 5, 2018
METI and MIIT Hold First Japan-China Joint Public-Private Seminar on Autonomous Driving
Oct 4, 2018
Winners of the FY 2018 Awards for Resources Recirculation Technologies and Systems Selected
Oct 4, 2018
Municipalities Selected to be Covered by the “Support Program for Regional Foreign Direct Investment in Japan”
Oct 3, 2018
METI to Launch Cross-Sectoral Sub Working Group under Working Group 1 (Systems, Technologies and Standardization) of the Study Group for Industrial Cybersecurity
Oct 2, 2018
Harvest Festival Celebrating the 10th Anniversary of Japan-Africa IP Cooperation
Oct 2, 2018
“Make international organizations more user-friendly!”
Oct 2, 2018
New Japan-Oriented International Standards Issued for Road-Boundary Departure-Prevention Systems for Traveling Vehicles
Oct 1, 2018
METI Minister Seko Visits the United States and Spain
Oct 1, 2018
METI Parliamentary Vice-Minister Ogushi Participated in EVS31
Oct 1, 2018
METI Compiles Results of the Call for Public Comments on the Draft Cyber/Physical Security Framework
Oct 1, 2018
The WTO Sixth Meeting for Exploratory Work on Electronic Commerce Held